Does your chappy need help getting kids ready for school?

School chaplains always know which families need financial help to cover the basics of getting their children ready for a new school year- a uniform, shoes, stationery items, or electronic devices. It can be a really expensive time of year, especially off the back of Christmas.

Online charity GIVIT can help through its Back to School Appeal. Scripture Union Queensland has teamed up again with GIVIT to help the one in six Queensland kids who are starting the 2019 school year without vital equipment.

If your chappy has students who need help, they can seek items on behalf of a student. Add your request on the GIVIT website. If your chaplain is not already a registered user, they will need to complete the online registration form at